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Oprah Winfrey

Updated on November 3, 2013

Who is Oprah Winfrey?

In case you have been living in the Amazon jungles the past 20 years and do not know who Oprah Winfrey is, consider this a basic backgrounder:

Oprah Winfrey is one of the most influential people in the world. She hosts the highest rated talk show in history. On the Oprah Winfrey Show show, everything from Books to Breast Cancer is discussed. Her success is due mostly to her charm, wit and frank ability to discuss virtually everthing.

Oprah Winfrey is not only a talented entertainer, she is also a successful business woman, Academy Award-nominated actress, magazine publisher, film producer, and author. With an estimated wealth exceeding $1.5 billion, Oprah Winfrey is one of the richest humans alive. Not a bad accomplishment for a woman that rose from absolute poverty and a dysfunctional home.

Oprah Winfrey regularly selects some products or gifts as "favorite things" and displays them proudly on her website. Usually when she does this, everyone in the audience gets one and there is regularly such a rush to buy the products that they often go out of stock for some time. Oprah's favorite things range from Ipods to socks to sexy lingerie including Oprah's favorite bras. As an example, below is a video clip where Oprah announces The Blackberry as one of her favorite things.

We have done the hard work for you, and below you will find a list of as many of Opraph Winfrey's favorite things as we can find on Amazon.com

Oprah Winfrey's Favorite Things

Oprah's favorite things from $1-$50

Women
Women

Oprah says,"I'm in this book and I love this book."

 
Lovely by Sarah Jessica Parker for Women, Eau de Parfum, 3.4-Ounce Spray Bottle
Lovely by Sarah Jessica Parker for Women, Eau de Parfum, 3.4-Ounce Spray Bottle

"Lovely by Sarah Jessica Parker is a feminine, chic and timeless fragrance."

 

Holiday 2005

See the full Holiday 2005 List

PHILOSOPHY Hope In A Jar Facial Moisturizer* 2 OZ
PHILOSOPHY Hope In A Jar Facial Moisturizer* 2 OZ

Oprah: "A therapeutic moisturizer for all skin types, this fantastic face cream made by Philosophy features an inspirational saying: "Where there's hope, there can be faith. Where there's faith, miracles can occur."

 
Philip Stein Mini
Philip Stein Mini

Though Oprah's favorite has 50 diamonds and retails around $2,000 she writes: "Every Philip Stein timepiece has integrated active Teslar technology designed to reinforce the human body's electromagnetic field with a natural earth signal associated with calm, meditation, relaxation and enhanced." performance. Experience the Teslar effect and let yourself feel more relaxed, more rested and less tense."

 
Burberry Women's Full Length Wool Duffle Coat with Hood, Navy , Size  38
Burberry Women's Full Length Wool Duffle Coat with Hood, Navy , Size 38

Oprah: "Medium-length duffel coats made of fine Italian wool feature toggle fasteners and a hood. Wrap yourself or someone you love in one of eight great colors."

 
BlackBerry 7105t T Moble
BlackBerry 7105t T Moble

Oprah: "State-of-the-art BlackBerry 7105t™ is a premium phone featuring e-mail, Bluetooth® technology, speakerphone, and a bright color screen for vivid Web browsing and attachment viewing. "

 

A Clip From Oprah Winfrey Show

This is where Oprah Winfrey introduces the Blackberry as one of her favorite things, and in tradition, Oprah gives a free blackberry to everyone in the studio audience.

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      mdbeaver 

      10 years ago

      Thank God for Oprah and the book club. Beautiful and Life changing information. Thank you also to this great tribute.

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      TrudyVan LM 

      10 years ago

      Hi TrudyVan Here

      I am the biggest fan of Oprah, She has learned what life is all about. You need to give to receive. The more you give the more you will receive. We should all aspire to be like her. Love your Squidoo Lens.

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